fire tower

noun
1.
a tower, as on a mountain, from which a watch for fires is kept.

Origin:
1820–30

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Example sentences
Visitors can see a rescued fire tower on site, relax by the pond and see the native plants around the bog garden.
Each fire tower has a large map on one wall with every fire tower in the division marked on it.
The crew is clearing brush from around a fire tower to provide park visitors with better scenic views.
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